Year: 1984 Source: Littleton, Mass.: John Wright, 1984. p.183-208 SIEC No: 19842162

This extensive study of 17 adolescent inpatients & their mothers utilized a battery of tests including K-Sads-E, saica, & psychiatric interviews. Results indicated similar psychiatric diagnosis inpatient/mother pairs; a profile of a high risk adolescent as having affective or schizophrenic disorder; behavioral problems aggravated by substance abuse; social isolation; suicidal ideation; history of familial & interpersonal problems.(NBB)